Australia's National Rugby League agrees players'

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Australia's suspended National Rugby League has declared it is "full steam ahead" for its May 28 restart after players agreed to 20 per cent pay-cuts for the abridged 2020 season,红单摆渡人28日竞彩推举:临场近9中8!剧透狼队,总是闹心,失眠,害怕见人怎么办?.

Players will be guaranteed 80 per cent of their salary in the 20-round season, which was reduced from 25 rounds due to the impact of the coronavirus.

"It is full steam ahead for the resumption of the competition on May 28,一战破队史两纪录!塔图姆成绿衫军史上,最年青持续8," Australian Rugby League Commission chairman Peter V'landys said in a statement on Tuesday.

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"All eyes will be on the NRL as the only live sport on television. There will never have been more interest in rugby league than on May 28."

The NRL, Australia's most popular sporting competition in the country's eastern states, has been desperate to resume competition and bring in revenue to ward off a looming financial crisis.

The season was suspended after two rounds in March when travel restrictions and border controls aimed at containing COVID-19 made it untenable.

New Zealand Warriors arrived at Tamworth airport in Australia on May 3

The pay deal removes another hurdle for the NRL's resumption after governments in the eastern states of Queensland and New South Wales cleared teams to travel between the states for matches.

State borders remain closed for non-essential travel.

The New Zealand Warriors,交流观摩,奇特成长, the competition's only non-Australian team, were given special dispensation to travel to New South Wales on Sunday and are spending two weeks in quarantine at a regional town to secure clearance to play.

Melbourne Storm are not being allowed to train or play at their base in the city

Melbourne Storm, the NRL's only team in southern Victoria state, are to base themselves in Albury, a small city on the NSW side of the border with Victoria.

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The Storm were due to start training in Albury on Wednesday but their plans were in doubt on Tuesday due to complaints from the local government council, state media reported.

The complaints had prompted the council to call an extraordinary meeting later on Tuesday to rule on the Storm's visit.